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Title Conference Proceedings of Water India 4- International Conference on Water Resources Development- Flood Control, Irrigation, Drinking Water, Waterways, Hydro Electric Power & its Transmission System
Publisher/ Author CPU & IndiaCore
Year Published 2004
Format Paperback & CD
Pages Pp 415
Delivery Indian as well as International Orders & Deliveries accepted
Product Code IPCP-115
Price in INR (for Indian Orders) 2500
2000 (for educational institutions)
Price in USD (for International Orders) 150

Book Details

The Publication contains details of more than 50 papers accepted for the Conference held in India. Available in two volumes alongwith a CD.

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The content of the Proceedings are as follows:

Volume I

1. Hydropower Maintains its Strong Role in Challenging Times- Ms. Alison Bartle, Editor, Hydropower & Dams
2. The Role of Consultants for Technical & Economic Growth of Water Resource Development- Mr Uddesh Kohli, Former CMD, PFC & Chairman, Consultancy Development Centre
3. Socio Economic and Environmental Impacts of Water Resources Projects- Mr R. Rangachari, Former Member, CWC& Research Prof., Center for Policy Research
4. Effect of Implementation of the Pazhassi Irrigation Project On the Agro- Economic Aspects- Ms Kamalam Joseph, Mr C Pathutty and Mr T Valsan, Centre for Water Resources Development and Management, Kunnamangalam, Calicut
5. Water resources of the Central Asian Countries, assessment, problems and monitoring- Ms Natalya Agaltseva Central Asian Research Hydro meteorological Institute, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
6. Application of Genetic Algorithms in Water Supply System Life-Cycle Analysis- Dr R. Klasinc, F. Steinman, S. Šant, L. Gosar, P. Banovec, Graz University of Technology, Dept. of Hydr. Structures and Water Res. Management, Austria
7. Improving Access to Donor Assisted Water Investments in India; Information Available on the Web- Ms J. Lisa Jorgenson, International Water Specialist, J L Jorgenson & Associates, USA
8. Application of Genetic Algorithm in Irrigation Scheduling- Prof. Tawatchai Tingsanchali & Kampanad Bhaktikul, School of Civil Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
9. Experimental Research on Piano Key Weir- Prof Nayan Sharma, WRDTC, IIT Roorkee & Mr F.Lemperiere, Chairman of HYDROCOOP, France
10. Advance Flood Management- Er. Ram Chand, Consulting Engineer, Former Chief Engineer, Punjab Irrigation Dept
11. Optimisation of River Water Resources for Irrigation Projects- Mr C.R.M. Patnaik
12. Planning and Execution of Anti- Erosion Schemes in Bihar- Mr Dilip Kumar, Assistant Professor of Flood Management, Walmi, Patna
13. 3 D FEM Analysis of a Barrage- Mr Ashish Bhargava, Dept. of Earthquake Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
14. Flood Damage Protection Works- Mr M.A Sonawane, AE- II
15. Towards A new era for hydropower- Ms. Alison Bartle, Editor, Hydropower & Dams, Acqa Mediant Ltd
16. Evaluation of Environmental Impact Mitigation Plan of Lam Ta Khong Pumped-Storage Hydropower Project, Thailand- Prof. Tawatchai Tingsanchali, Tsunemi Watanabe & Kitti Chinshed, School of Civil Engineering, Asian Institute of Technology, Thailand
17. O&M of Hydro Power Plants- Safety and Noise Control- A case study of Nagjhari Power House at Khep- Mr Muralidhar Rao, CE (Elec.)
18. Modernisation, Refurbishment and Uprating of Hydro Power Plants- A case study of Nagjhari Power House- Kalinadi Hydro Electric Project- Mr Muralidhar Rao, CE (Elec.)
19. Hydro Potential and Development Opportunity in Teesta Basin for West Bengal and Sikkim- Mr G.Baidya, Chief Engineer, NHPC
20. Effect of Tail Race Water Level on the Work Done by the Fransis Turbine & It’s Effect on Cavitation of the Turbine- Mr B.K.Janvir, Executive Engineer, MSEB
21. Role of Irrigation and Drainage in food production and sustainable rural development- Mr V.B.Patel, Former Chairman CWC
22. Inter Linking of rivers in India- Mr Krishna Murari.
23. Water Prudent Management of Our Resources- Mr M.B. Deshmukh, Former SE
24. A Feasible Method for Ground Water Extraction in the United Arab Emirates and Qatar- Dr. A.K.Bhattacharya, Dr. S.Basak & Mr P.Maity, Lecturers in Bengal Engineering College
25. Regional Co- operation on Water Resource Development: Problems & Projects- Mr Kamal Raj Dhungel, Consultant, IIDS, Nepal
26. The Problem of Water Supply in Uzbekistan- Dr. Irina Levchuk, Central Asian Research Hydrometeorological Insititute, Tashkent Uzbekistan
27. Strategies for Cost Effective Safe Drinking Water in Rural Areas of Sub Himalayan Doars and Terai Region of West Bengal- Mr Asok Kumar Som, EE, Mr B.Majumdar,EE, Mr N.S.Chauhan, Lecturer & Mr Dhananjay Ray, Project Coordinater, CDHI, Pnadapara
28. India’s Water Bowl- Major S.Dhawan (Retd.)
29. Navigation & Inland waterways transport- Mr K.C.Reddy, Chairman, Tech. Advisory Committee, Govt. of Karnataka
30. A Case Study of Environment & Social Aspects due to implementation of 86 MW Malana HE Project- Mr V.P.S.Chauhan, Addl. Vice President, Malana Power Company Ltd.,
31. Ground Water Management of Kondegavhan Watershed : A Case Study of gonda Tehsil of Ahmednagar District- Prof. P.D. Sabale, Deptt of Engineering Geology, DVVP College of Engineering, Vilad Ghat, Ahmednagar
32. Water Quality Studies of Water Resources in A.P. State- Y.Babu Rao, Joint Director, Dr. S.Ramakrishnaiah, Asst. Research Officer, A.P. Engineering Research Laboratories, Hyderabad
33. Addressing Sedimentation Objectives by Systematic Watershed Management Approach- Dr. R. P. Rudra, W.T. Dickinson, Mr P.K. Goel, Mr N. Gupta, Mr G. Wall, School of Engineering, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada
34. Storage Capacity Evaluation and Sedimentation Study of Manjara Reservoir by Satellite Remote Sensing Technique- Mr V.N. Pendse, Director General, Mr A.M. Ambadekar, Superintending Engineer & Joint Director, Mr A.M. Deshmukh, Scientific Research Officer, Mr S.R Vaijapurkar, Assistant Research Officer, Mr S.K.Kalvit, Assistant Engineer II
35. A Concept to Prevent Pollution in the Big Drains & the River Yamuna in Delhi, India- Er C.P.JAIN, SE, MCD
36. Restructuring of Power System, Privatization of Transmission & Distribution System- Mr P.K.Kukde, ED, Tata Power Co. Ltd
37. Innovative Method for Energy Saving in Power Supply Using Series Parallel Resonant Converter- Ms.Y.SUKHI, Assistant Professor, R.M.K. Engg. College, Kavaraipettai, TN,Ms.Y. JEYASHREE, Senior Lecturer, Sathyabama Engg. College, Mahabalipuram Road, Mr Bhagawan Sriram, EEE Department, Tagore Engg. College, Vandallur & Mr S. Devegowda, Prof. / EEE Department, Sathyabama Engg, College
38. Optimization of Power System in Large Interconnected System- Er. B.K.Behera, Er. U.C. Patnaik & Er. Narayana Misra- GRIDCO Ltd
39. Water Resources Development in Specially Developing Countries,Large & Small Dams- Mr Francois Lemperiere, Chairman, Hydrocoop (Hydro- Cooperation)
40. Rehabilitation & Resettlement Policy- A Gender sensitive and Good Governance Approach- Mr Rajeev Parmar & Mr Kurian Thomas- MCR HRD IAP- Hyderabad
41. Field Study of Reverse Osmosis Process in Wastewater Treatment- Mr Mritunjay Chaubey, Pentair Water India, Goa
42. Culture, Development and Water: A Cultural Model for Water Management- Dr Amitabh Pandey, Faculty of Anthropology, Indian Institute of Forest Management, Bhopal
43. Participatory Approach On Funding Rural Community- Based Water Projects in Nepal- Mr Rabindra Prasad Osti, Doctoral Student, Department of Civil and Environmental Systems Engineering, Ritsumeikan University, Kusatsu, Shiga, Japan
44. Impact Assessment and control of water quality in Municipal water distribution system or town distribution system with reference to the incidence of preventable disease diarrhea- Dr. Chandrawati Jee, Professor in Charge, Dept. of Bio Technology, A.N.College, Patna
45. Water Management System for Arid & Semi- Arid Populated Regions- A GIS Approach- Mr Kathuria P., Mr Kalyanraman, Mr Gupta R. Associate Prof., Civil Engg. Group, Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Rajasthan, Mr Singh D

Volume II: This is a supplementary Book containing the papers not included in the earlier Book.

1. Irrigation Development: A Boon for Sustainable Agricultural Development in Madhya Pradesh- Mr. R. S. Singh, Mr V. V. Singh , Mr Pradeep & Mr.vastava, Senior Scientist, Head and Research Associate, Agricultural Mechanization Division, Central Institute of Agricultural Engineering,, Bhopal
2. Dams: Cornucopia or Disaster? Mr Asit K Biswas, Third World Centre for Water Management, Mexico
3. Israeli advanced water technologies- sharing TAHAL experience with India- Mr Eli Barak, Director- Marketing, Asia Operations & Mr Y P Chawla, Marketing Director- India Operations, Tahal Consulting Engineers Limited
4. Culture, Development And Water: A Cultural Model For Water Management- Dr Amitabh Pandey, Faculty Of Anthropology, Indian Institute Of Forest Management, Bhopal
5. Safe Drinking Water- Dr A. Venmathi, Reader in Resource Management, Avinashilingam Deemed University, Coimbatore
6. Synthetic Waterproofing Geomembranes: the most Effective way for water storage and cost saving- Mr.Alberto M. Scuero, Dr. Eng, Technical Director, CAPRI TECH S.A, Corso San Gottardo 86, CH 6830 CHIASSO, Switzerland
7. The Debatable Credibility of Anti Dam NGOs- Prof. Raymond Lafitte, Former President, International Hydro Power Association & Vice President, ICOLD
8. Sedimentation Management in Hydro Reservoirs- Mr. Sultan Alam, Consultant, Hydropower, River Engineering, Reservoir Sedimentation & Coastal Restoration, France

Annexure I- List of Participants


The CD contains the above two volumes in soft format and additionally the presentations made during the Conference.

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